Travel Budgeting: Lithuania

For each country I visit over the next few months I’ll be writing a budget post detailing where I spent my money and how much my daily spend was. I hope these posts will give an indication on how much to save and budget for travel to these countries.

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City: Vilnius

Travel Style: Budget

Currency: Euro

Daily Spend: 40€

 

 

Cost Breakdown

Accommodation: 4 nights = 40€

  • 10€ per night for a 6 bed dorm room at Downtown Forest Hostel

Transport: 4 days = 16€ 

  • Uber to and from the airport: 7€ + 5€
  • Walking around the city
  • Bus to and from Trakai: 4€

Food: 4 days = 80€

  • Breakfast: hearty slice of quiche for as little as 2€
  • Lunch: 5-10€ for a filling lunch at a local eatery
  • Dinner: 10-15€ for 2 courses at a touristy place
  • Snacks: 1-2€

Drink: 4 days = 15€

  • Coffee- free at hostel. 2-3€ elsewhere for proper barista coffee. Not much extra for Irish coffee!
  • Wine around 4€ a glass
  • Spirits- around 4€
  • Cocktails- 5€ at the hostel, 8-10€ at the fanciest hotel
  • Water- 2€

Activities:  6€

  • 2€ to go inside the University library
  • 4€ to go up the Vilnius Cathedral Bell Tower

 

Total spent: 157€ / 4 nights = 40€ per day